Sardinian farmers destroy milk in protest over falling prices

Farmers and shepherds on the Italian island of Sardinia have been pouring their milk away, saying they would rather destroy it than sell it for next to nothing.

The price of sheep milk has dropped more than 25 per cent to 60 cents a litre following a fall in the price of Pecorino Romano cheese, which absorbs about half the island’s sheep milk production.

Read more posts Italy or read the original


This content was imported with an automated system, without human intervention. You can report the removal of content by first reading our Legal Disclaimer